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Great start continues for Glens Women

Wed, 24/04/2019 - 22:38

Glentoran Women continued their great start to the season with a 7-0 win over Derry City in the Danske Banky Women's Premiership at the Brandywell tonight. The Glens goals came from Aimee-Lee Peachey, Nadene Caldwell, Kelly Bailie (2), Rachel Rogan (2) and Demi Vance.

This means the Glens have scored an incredible 33 goals without reply in their opening three League and Cup games.

A full report will appear here

Glentoran 2-2 Warrenpoint Town

Wed, 24/04/2019 - 00:30

Glentoran require 1 point from their final fixture to clinch a Europa League play-off spot following a 2-2 draw at the Oval on Tuesday evening.

The team failed to reproduce their fine second half performance against Newry City last Friday evening but showed enough charachter to twice come from behind and earn a draw.

Newry City 0-2 Glentoran

Sat, 20/04/2019 - 00:03

Two first half goals from Curtis Allen gave Glentoran a deserved victory at the Newry Showgrounds in this evenings Danske Bank Premiership fixture. Mick McDermott made two changes to the starting line up for this game with Nathan Kerr returning in place of Willie Garrett (ill) and Robbie McDaid replacing Paul O'Neill.

Glens players star as Northern Ireland win Centenary Shield

Thu, 18/04/2019 - 20:32

Glentoran Under 20 players Mal Smith, Lewis McGarvey and Sean Og Gallagher all figured prominently at the Dub tonight as the Northern Ireland Under 18 Schoolboy team had a comfortable 3-1 win over the Republic of Ireland to win the Centenary Shield outright.

The boys are joined in the photograph by Glens team mates Paul McLaughlin and Jamie Glover, who both played prominent roles for Northern Ireland in the erlier stages of the tournament. Paul and Jamie missed tonight's game as they are needed for the Glentoran first team squad at Newry tomorrow night.

Bailie hat trick in 6-goal league start for Glens Women

Wed, 17/04/2019 - 22:38

Glentoran Women followed last week's double figure win in the County Antrim Cup with a 6-0 home win over newly promoted Comber Rec in tonight's opening game in the 2019 Danske Bank Women's Premiership.

Kelly Bailie scored an excellent hat trick supported by two goals from the prolific Rachel Rogan and one from Demi Vance.

Full match report here .

Eamon Byrne

Tue, 16/04/2019 - 22:31

Everyone at Glentoran was saddened to hear of the passing of Eamon Byrne on Monday evening. He was 78.

We extend our deepest sympathies to his wife, Mary and his sister, Dympna. Also to Eamon's children, Lorraine, Colm, Mark, Neal, Paul,Alan and Jason.

As a tribute to Eamon we have reproduced below an article published in the Glentoran Gazette in January 2017. It was written by Roy Downes.

Milestone for Stevie

Sun, 14/04/2019 - 18:18

Congratulations to Stevie Gordon on making his 150th first team appearance in yesterday's draw with Ards.

Stevie joined the Glens from Glenavon (for whom he made a number of first team appearances under Gary Hamilton in 2011/12 season) in summer 2012, making his debut the following December as substitute for Jimmy Callacher in a 5-0 home league win over Donegal Celtic.